UltraSignup Announces Courtney Dauwalter will join as Commentator for Broken Arrow Skyrace Livestream

June 14, 2023

Dauwalter will add commentary for the 23K race. Also joining the production on UltraSignup social media is Tommie Runz.

Nashville, TN/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – UltraSignup, the leading online marketplace and registration platform for trail and ultra-running events, is thrilled to announce the addition of renowned ultra-runner Courtney Dauwalter as a commentator for this weekend’s livestream of the 23K at The Broken Arrow Skyrace. Additionally, the UltraSignup team is partnering with Tommie Runz, host of The Run, Eat, Sleep Show and @Tommie_Runz on Instagram, to host UltraSignup social media during the event weekend.

Courtney Dauwalter is widely recognized as one of the most accomplished and dominant ultra-runners of our time. With numerous victories and course records under her belt, including the Western States Endurance Run, Hardrock 100, and the Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc, Courtney’s firsthand experience and famed enthusiasm will add considerable value to the viewers’ experience of the race.

Tommie, known for his popular podcast The Run, Eat, Sleep Show and his Instagram account @Tommie_Runz, will be taking over UltraSignup’s social media channels for the weekend. He will provide viewers with an inside look at the Broken Arrow Skyrace, offering behind-the-scenes coverage and real-time updates.

“We are truly honored to have both Courtney and Tommie as part of our team for the Broken Arrow Skyrace livestream,” said David Callahan, Co-CEO of UltraSignup. “Courtney’s exceptional knowledge of the sport and Tommie’s expertise in engaging with the running community will undoubtedly bring a new level of excitement and engagement to our coverage.”

The livestream of the Broken Arrow Skyrace would not be possible without the support of our valued sponsors. UltraSignup is pleased to recognize the following companies as supporting sponsors of the livestream:

  • Leki: A leading manufacturer of high-quality poles and gloves for trail running and outdoor activities, Leki’s products provide unparalleled support and durability.
  • Tailwind Nutrition: Known for their endurance fuel and recovery drinks, Tailwind Nutrition offers optimal nutrition to athletes during their toughest challenges.
  • Kodiak Cakes: A pioneer in the world of whole grain baking, Kodiak Cakes produces nutritious and delicious snacks for active individuals.
  • The North Tahoe Community Alliance: A non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and enhancing the quality of life in the North Tahoe-Truckee region, the North Tahoe Community Alliance supports local events and initiatives.
  • Sidas: With their expertise in foot comfort and performance, Sidas provides innovative solutions such as custom insoles and protective products for athletes.
  • GoPro: A renowned brand in action cameras and accessories, GoPro enables athletes and adventurers to capture and share their epic moments.

“We extend our sincere appreciation to our partners for their generous support,” added Callahan.” Their commitment to the trail running community and their belief in the power of livestreaming allow us to deliver an unparalleled experience to fans worldwide.”

Tune in to the livestream of the Broken Arrow Skyrace Vertical Kilometer on June 16 at 9:15am PST and the 23K race on June 18 at 7:15am PST to witness the excitement firsthand. For an inside look at the event, follow UltraSignup on Instagram as @Tommie_Runz takes over for the weekend.

Visit the UltraSignup website for more information and access to the livestream.

About UltraSignup

UltraSignup is the leading online marketplace and registration platform for trail and ultra-running events, providing a seamless and user-friendly experience for race organizers and participants alike. Since 2008, runners have used UltraSignup.com to discover and choose from more than 5000 races. UltraSignup’s weekly newsletter and online magazine feature stories from the running community, highlighting runners, race directors, training tips, running destinations, elite competitors, and the growth of the sport.  With a mission to support and promote the sport of trail running, UltraSignup serves as a centralized hub for event registration, results tracking, and community engagement. Learn More.

Contact: Annemarie Kruse, akruse@ultrasignup.com

Website: https://ultrasignup.com/

About The Broken Arrow Skyrace

The Broken Arrow Skyrace, presented by Salomon, is a three-day, eight distance event held at world famous Palisades Tahoe. On June 16-18, 2023 elite and recreational participants will experience an unforgettable trail running experience “where the mountains meet the sky.” The Broken Arrow Skyrace features eight distances: a 46k, 23k, Vertical K, 11k, Triple Crown (VK/23k/46k), the Iron Crown (IFC/23k/46k), the Iron Face Challenge, and a kids race. Designed in the vein of classic European Skyraces, the Broken Arrow Skyrace represents a unique style of mountain running, characterized by off trail scrambling on steep terrain with massive amounts of vertical gain and loss at altitude with exposure, hand lines, a ladder and snow slopes thrown in for good measure! Both the Vertical Kilometer and the 23K are Mountain Running World Cup Races – Gold Label by WMRA and the 23K is a Golden Trail National Series race.  Learn More.

Contact: Brendan Madigan, brendan@brokenarrowskyrace.com

Website: https://www.brokenarrowskyrace.com/